Celebrity makeup artist Jami Svay talks business and beauty

The Charlotte-based beauty entrepreneur opens up about her new franchise, advice on landing major deals and spring beauty trends.
By Nakisha Washington | March 3, 2020

8 Charlotte couple-preneurs share how they make it work

These Charlotte-based couples show that it is possible to mix business and pleasure. Plus, they offer advice for other would-be couple-preneurs.
By Katrina Louis | February 14, 2020

How 3 brothers are using their creative talents to build generational wealth

Khaleel Loyd of Loyd Visuals shares the story behind his family business.
By Latesha Byrd | February 9, 2020

JCSU alum opens Members Only Tasting Room & Social in Plaza Midwood

Kimberly Wilkinson now owns two bars in two of Charlotte's hottest neighborhoods.
By Erique Berry | January 28, 2020

Will these Black-owned businesses get the ‘Oprah effect’?

Each of these business owners was connected to the media mogul’s recent visit to the Queen City.
By Nakisha Washington | January 21, 2020

Tech influencers share 2020 predictions ahead of Charlotte Innovation Week

Charlotte Innovation Week takes place Jan. 20-24.
By Christine Edwards | January 19, 2020

Cuzzo’s Cuisine announces plans for University City opening

Chef Andarrio Johnson and Anglee Brown to open second location in partnership with Black franchise owners.
By William Dawson | January 16, 2020

The Pauline Tea-Bar Apothecary: a woosah space where the tea is secondary

In a renovated doctor's office on Charlotte's west side, a former broadcast journalist and medical chaplain has created a space where customers are invited to meditate, pray and even cry.
By Patsy V. Pressley | January 14, 2020

Opinion | We can’t all be entrepreneurs, and that’s ok

Entrepreneurship is a lifestyle — not a hustle or a hobby.
By Shante Williams | January 4, 2020

Clear out old energy to bring in a new year

Curio, Craft & Conjure is using limpiezas to help clients start the new year with good energy.
By Shameika Rhymes | January 1, 2020